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COURSE UNIT TITLECOURSE UNIT CODESEMESTERTHEORY + PRACTICE (Hour)ECTS
ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR PSK462 --------------- 3 + 0 4

TYPE OF COURSE UNITElective Course
LEVEL OF COURSE UNITBachelor's Degree
YEAR OF STUDY-
SEMESTER---------------
NUMBER OF ECTS CREDITS ALLOCATED4
NAME OF LECTURER(S)-
LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT At the end of this course, the students;
1) Will understand why people work and know how to get them to perform.
2) Will know how to influence people to increase their job satisfaction.
3) Will have knowledge about improving employee effectiveness.
4) Will direct efforts of employees towards the goals of the organization.
5) Will have knowledge about teams, groups, and the role of leaders.
6) Will develop awareness to contemporary health and safety issues.
MODE OF DELIVERYFace to face
PRE-REQUISITES OF THE COURSENo
RECOMMENDED OPTIONAL PROGRAMME COMPONENTNone
COURSE CONTENTS
WEEKTOPICS
1st Week Getting Acquainted and Introduction to Organizational Behavior
2nd Week Theories of Employee Motivation
3rd Week Theories of Employee Motivation (continued)
4th Week Feelings about Work: Job Attitudes and Emotions
5th Week Job Satisfaction
6th Week Organizational Commitment
7th Week Productive Employee Behavior
8th Week Mid-term and Counterproductive Employee Behavior
9th Week Leadership and Power in Organizations
10th Week Organizational Development
11th Week Work Groups and Work Teams
12th Week Gender and Organizational Behavior
13th Week Occupational Health and Safety
14th Week General Evaluation
RECOMENDED OR REQUIRED READINGSpector, P. E. (2008). Industrial and organizational behavior: Research and practice (5th Ed.). John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
PLANNED LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODSLecture,Discussion
ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA
 QuantityPercentage(%)
Mid-term130
Quiz430
Total(%)60
Contribution of In-term Studies to Overall Grade(%)60
Contribution of Final Examination to Overall Grade(%)40
Total(%)100
LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTIONTurkish
WORK PLACEMENT(S)No
  

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